The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 27 23 32
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 1.83% 3.53% 1.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 50.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Median salary £35,000 £25,250 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.61% -19.84%
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Firewall
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston region.

Communications & Networking Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 7.34% 7.06% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 5
Median salary £33,654 £27,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.37% -1.78%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of job ads across the Preston region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Firewall
Salary Trend in Preston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Preston region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Preston

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Preston region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (33.33%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) CISM

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Feasibility Study
1 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Security Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
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